Survey Finds 42 Percent Of Americans At Risk Of Retiring BrokeAccording to a personal finance website, 42 percent of Americans that were polled said that they have less than $10,000 saved for their eventual retirement.
Dow's Record Drop: Who Should Worry But Probably Won'tThe Dow Jones Industrial Average had its biggest single day point decline in its history-- at one point down 1,500 points.
Americans Have Disparate Access To Retirement PlansAmericans who want to retire may face very unequal paths to get there depending on where they live. Workplace retirement plans, such as 401(k) accounts, have become a critical retirement savings tool for most Americans.
Poll: Are You Concerned About Your 401K?Stocks tanked early Monday, with the Dow plunging more than 1,000 points following the lead set by overseas markets. Do the problems on Wall Street have you concerned?
Top 5 Money Mistakes You Don’t Realize You’re MakingExperts say even those who are normally careful with their finances are susceptible to money missteps.
Five Tips for Getting the Most From Your 401(k) PlanWhether you’re 25 or 55, you know you’ll want to retire one day – and to retire in comfort you must save. These five simple steps can help you make a big difference in your efforts to reach retirement with lots of money in your retirement account.
Poll: Half Of Older Workers Delay Retirement Plans In an illuminating sign of changing times and revised visions of retirement, a new poll finds older Americans not only are delaying their retirement plans, they're also embracing the fact that it won't necessarily mark a complete exit from the workforce.
What To Do With Your Tax RefundMost tax filers are getting a refund after they file their 2012 return. With the average refund running about $3,000, a lot of people will be thinking about what to do with the extra cash.
AA Angers Pilots Union As It Implements New TermsAmerican Airlines has just started implementing new work rules, pay, and benefits after getting a bankruptcy judge's OK to toss out the old pilot contracts.
Financial Expert Explains New 401(k) RulesNew rules are starting for 401(k) plans, and many people are wondering if they are still worthwhile. Financial expert Jim Lacamp offers some advice.
Find Out How Much $ You Will Need To RetireWith the stock market fluctuating, many people are wondering what's happening to their retirement funds, and if it's even possible to retire. These days, how much do you even need in order to retire?
Falling Stocks Fuel Fear Of Rising Retirement AgeMany people in their 40s and 50s are feeling the painful equation. When the market drops, so do their 401ks. It seems the only thing going up these days is the retirement age.